Boy embracing a puppy

On display

Details

  • Title

    Boy embracing a puppy

  • Artist/maker

    Peter Vischer the Younger (1487 - 1528) (sculptor)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1500 - 1550
  • Material and technique

    bronze, hollow cast

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    8.9 x 9 x 5.5 cm (height x width x depth)
    base 4.3 x 8.7 x 8.7 cm (height x width x depth)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1955.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 56 | Arts of the Renaissance
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1955.71

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Further reading

Penny, Nicholas, Catalogue of European Sculpture in the Ashmolean Museum: 1540 to the Present Day, 3 vols (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1992)

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